Recruitment

Research Assistant ~ Research Department

 

The Research Department has an exciting new opportunity for a Research Assistant to join the Research Department. The Department deals on a day-to-day basis with shipping companies and traders who expect the highest standards and level of response.

This new position offers a tremendous opportunity for someone to learn about international trade, including the Tanker and Dry Bulk markets.

 

This junior role would suit someone who has great attention to detail and who wants to learn about the dry cargo and tanker shipping markets.

 

Duties :

 

  • Providing assistance to Research Team,

  • Daily gathering of market information and data entry using Excel and other Microsoft Office products (MS Word, MS PowerPoint, etc). Proficiency in Excel & PowerPoint is required.

  • Assistance in preparation of commercial business reports and presentations, including the regular market reports and bespoke client requests.

  • Distribution of daily, weekly and monthly reports to clients.

  • Working closely with all broking departments and assisting the Research Department to answer brokers’ requests.

  • Admin duties include some filing, photocopying, scanning and printing, and distribution of internal reports.

Requirements:

 

  • Attention to detail, strong focus of accuracy,

  • Determination to produce excellent results,

  • Working well within a team and on an individual basis,

  • Organised with excellent time management skills,

  • Computer literate,

  • Good communication skills and fluent in written and spoken English.

 

Applicants should email their CV and covering letter to: Annika.Bartels@galbraiths.co.uk